Noun Definition

mark

1.Definition: a distinguishing symbol

"The owner's mark was on all the sheep"

Related Noun(s):marker

Category: General

2.Definition: a marking that consists of lines that cross each other

Related Noun(s):crisscross, cross

Category: General

3.Definition: a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)

"She made good marks in algebra", "Grade A milk", "What was your score on your homework?"

Related Noun(s):grade

Category: General

4.Definition: a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)

Related Noun(s):sign

Category: General

5.Definition: a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

Related Noun(s):fool, fall guy, chump, soft touch, mug, patsy, gull

Category: People

6.Definition: a reference point to shoot at

"His arrow hit the mark"

Related Noun(s):target

Category: General

7.Definition: a symbol of disgrace or infamy

"And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"

Related Noun(s):brand, stain, stigma

Category: General

8.Definition: a visible indication made on a surface

"Some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks", "Paw prints were everywhere"

Related Noun(s):print

Category: General

9.Definition: a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)

"His answer was just a punctuation mark"

Category: General

10.Definition: an indication of damage

Related Noun(s):scar, scratch, scrape

Category: General

11.Definition: Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel

Related Noun(s):saint mark, st. mark

Category: People

12.Definition: formerly the basic unit of money in Germany

Related Noun(s):deutschmark

Category: General

13.Definition: something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal

"The new advertising campaign was a bell ringer", "Scored a bull's eye", "Hit the mark", "The president's speech was a home run"

Category: General

14.Definition: the impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember

"It was in London that he made his mark", "He left an indelible mark on the American theater"

Category: General

15.Definition: the shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament

Category: General